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News. Views. Hughes - January 30, 2019 (17:00 ET)

On US-China trade ‘let’s not get ahead of ourselves’ – Sourabh Gupta   RT 

RT America’s Sara Montes de Oca reports on the latest in US-China trade war, with US pressure on Chinese telecom giant Huawei. Sourabh Gupta, policy specialist at the Institute for China-America Studies, joins News.Views.Hughes to offer his predictions for this week’s talks in Washington, DC between US and Chinese trade officials and argue that we should temper optimism with caution.

Closing pay gap or opening Pandora’s box?

Democratic strategist Robin Biro and former Nevada GOP chair Amy Tarkanian join News.Views.Hughes to discuss proposed legislation to address the gender “pay gap” and a bipartisan effort to protect gold star families’ benefits during times of government shutdown.

US mystery mission in space

RT America’s Natasha Sweatte reports on the unmanned space plane’s current mission, its fifth flight. The experimental craft, managed by the US Air Force, is to spend 500 days in space to test new technology. But certain details about the mission are guarded from the public.

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